ICA Sports FC Match Preview, sponsored by Target HR and MD Flooring
Sutton Bridge United vs. ICA Sports FC
The Azzurri travel to the South Holland District of Lincolnshire for a PDFL Premier Division clash this Saturday against Sutton Bridge United.
Sutton Bridge are in 9th place, with 19 points from their 17 league matches.
ICA Sports are on 12 points following the draw with Oakham United but remain in 14th place, with Ketton FC falling below following their loss to Tydd but Langtoft jump ahead one place after their win against the Azzurri's next opponents; Sutton Bridge.
These two sides met back in September at South Bretton Playing Fields, when ICA secured their second win of the season and broke a run of 7 straight defeats. Goals on that day came from Ben Moore  and Captain Cardin Pierre-Liverpool, with ICA maintaining a clean sheet.
As the league passes the half way point in the season, only 7 points now separate ICA Sports in 14th from Tydd in 8th place.
The "Cross Keys Swing Bridge" in Sutton Bridge
Following two promising draws against Netherton and Oakham, ICA Sports now face further enforced changes to their match-day squad. Still missing are goalkeeper Jamie Stephens (knee), Lewis Waldron (back), Eric Nyathi (knee); with Eric Makate (work) and leading scorer Joe Dobson (baby due date) also missing this match.
Influential defender Gareth Knowles returns from his honeymoon for this trip and midfielder Jason Cook will test his injured calf in a fitness test this week.
> The Azzurri have played 8 away matches this season; winning 2 (Stamford Lions & Huntingdon United last month) and losing 6.
> Sutton Bridge have preferred playing at home this campaign with 5 wins, 5 losses and a draw.
> Matthew Eaton is the main main for Sutton Bridge, notching 10 goals in 15 games this season.
> ICA striker Joe Dobson has netted 6 goals in 5 games but is unavailable for this match.
> If the Azzurri avoid defeat today, it will be the first time this season they have secured points in 3 consecutive matches.
Sutton Bridge United - W W L L L
ICA Sports FC – W W L D D
This match is a 2pm kick-off at Memorial Park in Sutton Bridge. Full details are available at this link